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Otis Redding

Otis Redding closes day two at Monterey Pop Festival (1967)

June 17, 1967 – is the second day of the “Monterey International Pop Music Festival” in California. On today’s bill : Canned Heat, Big Brother and the Holding Company with Janis Joplin, Hugh Masekela, Jefferson Airplane, Booker T. & the M.G.s, Otis Redding and many more

Janis Joplin rocks day two at Monterey Pop Festival (1967)

June 17, 1967 – is the second day of the “Monterey International Pop Music Festival” in California. On today’s bill : Canned Heat, Big Brother and the Holding Company with Janis Joplin, Hugh Masekela, Jefferson Airplane, Booker T. & the M.G.s, Otis Redding and many more

This week In Soul Artists 21

Bobby Womack, Otis Redding, Rhiannon Giddens, Tina Turner, Whitney Houston, Ayo, Champion Jack Dupree, King Curtis, The Temptations, Guy, Toni Braxton, Chaka Khan, Isley Brothers. They are the Soul Artists selected among the 271 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . Bobby Womack – The […]

Volt release Otis Redding’s fourth album ‘The Soul Album’…

Otis Redding’s ‘The Soul Album’ is his fourth studio album featuring among other session men Isaac Hayes and Booker T & the MGs released on April 1, 1966 by Volt/Atco. Track Listing : 1.Just One More Day (Otis Redding, Steve Cropper, Mcelvoy Robinson) – 03:31 . 2.It’S Growing (Smokey Robinson, Warren Pete Moore) – 02:47 […]

Otis Redding records ‘Live in Europe’ at the Olympia Theatre in…

Otis Redding’s ‘Live in Europe’ is his first and unique live album recorded at the Olympia Theatre in Paris on March 21, 1967 and released during his lifetime by Volt/Atco.. Track Listing : 1.Respect (Otis Redding) – 03:00 . 2.Can’T Turn You Loose (Otis Redding) – 03:20 . 3.I’Ve Been Loving You Too Long (Jerry […]

This week In Soul Artists 11

Stevie Wonder, George Benson, Earth, Wind, Fire, The Temptations, Chaka Khan, Barry White, Otis Redding, Macy Gray, Beverley Knight, Usher, Arrested Development, Parliament Funkadelic . They are the Soul Artists selected among the 227 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . Stevie Wonder – Cold […]

Stax publish ‘King & Queen’ by Otis Redding & Carla…

‘King & Queen’ by Otis Redding & Carla Thomas is a studio album (her fourth and his sixth and final) released on March 16, 1967 by Stax. Track Listing : 1.Knock On Wood (Steve Cropper, Eddie Floyd) – 02:48 . 2.Let Me Be Good To You (Isaac Hayes, David Porter, Carl Wells) – 02:48 . […]

Eric Clapton publishes ‘Old Sock,’ his twentieth album (2013)

Eric Clapton’s ‘Old Sock’ is the twentieth studio album released on March 12, 2013 by Surfdog. Track Listing : 1.Further On Down The Road (Jesse Edwin Davis Iii, Taj Mahal) – 05:45 . 2.Angel (J.J. Cale) – 03:54 . 3.The Folks Who Live On The Hill (Jerome Kern) – 03:47 . 4.Gotta Get Over (Eric […]

‘Introducing Joss Stone’ is her third album produced By Raphael…

‘Introducing Joss Stone’ is her third studio album produced By Raphael Saadiq & Isaiah Abolin and released on March 9, 2007 by Relentless. Track Listing : 1.Change (Glenn Standridge, Tarsha Proctor-Standridge) – 00:35 . 2.Girl They Won’T Believe It (Joss Stone, Raphael Saadiq) – 03:15 . 3.Headturner (Joss Stone, Billy Mann, Otis Redding) – 03:16 […]

Aretha Franklin, backed by King Curtis & the Kingpins, tapes ‘Aretha…

Aretha Franklin’s ‘Aretha Live at Fillmore West’ is her second live album recorded on March 5–7, 1971 and released on May 19, 1971 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Respect (Otis Redding) – 03:53 . 2.Love The One You’Re With (Stephen Stills) – 04:15 . 3.Bridge Over Troubled Water (Paul Simon) – 05:55 . 4.Eleanor Rigby […]

Volt/Atco publish ‘The Dock of the Bay,’ the first posthumous Otis…

Otis Redding’s ‘The Dock of the Bay’ is his seventh (and first posthumous) album recorded at Stax Studio and released on February 23, 1968 by Volt/Atco. Track Listing : 1.(Sittin’ On) The Dock Of The Bay (Steve Cropper, Otis Redding) – 02:38 . 2.I Love You More Than Words Can Say (Eddie Floyd, Booker T. […]

The Black Crowes release their debut album : ‘Shake Your Money…

The Black Crowes’ ‘Shake Your Money Maker’ is their debut studio album produced by George Drakoulias and released on January 24, 1990 by Def American Recordings. Track Listing : 1.Twice As Hard (Chris Robinson, Rich Robinson) – 04:09 . 2.Jealous Again (Chris Robinson, Rich Robinson) – 04:35 . 3.Sister Luck (Chris Robinson, Rich Robinson) – […]

Atlantic publish Aretha Franklin’s album : ‘Young, Gifted and…

Aretha Franklin’s ‘Young, Gifted and Black’ is an album (its title being borrowed from the Nina Simone song ‘To Be Young, Gifted and Black) released on January 24, 1972 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Oh Me Oh My (I’M A Fool For You Baby) (Jim Doris) – 03:42 . 2.Day Dreaming (Aretha Franklin) – 04:00 […]

Atco Records publish Otis Redding’s debut album : ‘Pain in My…

Otis Redding’s ‘Pain in My Heart’ is his debut album produced by Jim Stewart and released on January 1, 1964 by Atco Records. Track Listing : 1.Pain In My Heart (Naomi Neville) – 02:22 . 2.The Dog (Rufus Thomas) – 02:30 . 3.Stand By Me (Ben E. King, Jerry Leiber, Mike Stoller) – 02:45 . […]

On TV today, Otis Redding on ‘Upbeat’ (1967)

December 9, 1967 – Otis Redding and his band, The Bar-Kays appear on TV musical variety show “Upbeat”, produced in Cleveland, Ohio. After the show, they fly to Madison, Wisconsin where they are to play tomorrow night at the “Factory.”